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*DIGITAL* This is Not That: A Brief Introduction to the Black Death

May 5
7:00 pm

Brooks Memorial Library
Illustration of skeletons dancing
Note: due to the Covid-19 crisis, the 2020-2021 First Wednesdays talks will only be offered online, via Zoom. Advance registration is required for these events. Register for this free talk.

The Black Death hit the Eurasian world in the fourteenth century and left long-term consequences. Dartmouth history professor Celia Gaposchkin presents an overview of the outbreak of the bubonic plague, and briefly compares it to the current Covid-19 pandemic.

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Illustration from the Nuremberg Chronicle; by Hartmann Schedel (1440-1514)


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Starr LaTronica
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Brooks Memorial Library
224 Main St
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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